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Book Club: How To Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk
September 30, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
“I was a wonderful parent before I had children.”
― Adele Faber, How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk
Grab your copy of How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk and join us for what is sure to be a great discussion.
Participants are encouraged to grab whichever version of the book is most applicable to their life. We will all be able to contribute to the conversation regardless of which version is read.
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The ultimate “parenting bible” (The Boston Globe) is a timeless, beloved book on how to effectively communicate with your child from the #1 New York Times bestselling authors, Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish.
Internationally acclaimed experts on communication between parents and children, Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish “are doing for parenting today what Dr. Spock did for our generation” (Parent Magazine). Now, this bestselling classic includes fresh insights and suggestions as well as the author’s time-tested methods to solve common problems and build foundations for lasting relationships, including innovative ways to:
· Cope with your child’s negative feelings, such as frustration, anger, and disappointment
· Express your strong feelings without being hurtful
· Engage your child’s willing cooperation
· Set firm limits and maintain goodwill
· Use alternatives to punishment that promote self-discipline
· Understand the difference between helpful and unhelpful praise
· Resolve family conflicts peacefully
Enthusiastically praised by parents and professionals around the world, the down-to-earth, respectful approach of Faber and Mazlish makes relationships with children of all ages less stressful and more rewarding.
We hope you can join us for what is sure to be en enlightening discussion. Even if you haven’t had a chance to read the full book, we encourage you to attend! We’d love to hear your insights on the topics discussed.
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This event is free and open to the public. Please RSVP in Eventbrite to receive access to the event page and zoom link.